Manchester

Quandasia Hansley -Vernon Police Photo

Woman Accused Of Abusing Child In Her Care

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Vernon Police have arrested  24 year old Manchester woman accused of abusing an 18 month old  she was caring for.Doctors at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center  notified police and the Department of Children […]

07/08/2015

Forty-three year-old Carol Shapiro disappeared from Manchester in 2007.  Her remains were found in Vernon in 2013, and identified in 2015. Photo courtesy of Vernon and Manchester Police.

Police ID Remains Found In Woods Over 2 Years Ago

Police have identified human remains found years ago in a wooded area using DNA.

06/15/2015

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Firefighter Certification Questioned In Manchester

Officials say a former deputy fire chief in a suburb of Hartford didn’t receive firefighter certification from the state training academy and no one has said how a bogus certificate appeared in his file.

06/04/2015

Manchester High School. Photo from Manchester High School web site.

Manchester High School Was In Lockdown

Education officials put Manchester High School in lockdown today.

05/15/2015

Manchester, Conn.

Minor Injuries In School Bus Crash

(MANCHESTER,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A school bus  from Bolton Elementary School was involved in a  crash Tuesday afternoon on Interstate  384  westbound in Manchester.The bus rear ended a car  while on its way to East Hartford. […]

05/12/2015

Photo Courtesy of Manchester Police

Bullet Hole Found In Child’s Bedroom In Manchester

A Manchester man faces numerous charges after police say he fired a shot that went through the wall of a neighbor’s apartment.

05/06/2015

Manchester, Conn.

Man Struck, Injured In Manchester Road Rage Incident

A person was hit by a car during a road rage incident in Manchester this morning.

04/30/2015

Manchester, Conn.

Vacant Mill Fire Suspicious

MANCHESTER,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A vacant mill building on  Tolland Turnpike in Manchester caught fire   Monday.Wood pallets, brush and wooden building materials  had appearently been deliberately  gathered and set on fire.The thick smoke   from the blaze […]

04/27/2015

"A Lady and Gentleman in Black" by Rembrandt (Courtesy Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum)

Prosecutor: Convict Offered Sale Of Art Stolen In 1990 Heist

A Federal judge today ordered an aging mobster kept behind bars for now, while awaiting trial on charges of selling a gun to a convicted felon.

04/20/2015

Manchester, Conn.

Manchester Homeless Shelter To Close

A Manchester social service agency has decided to turn down $174,000 in state aid and close its homeless shelter this summer rather than comply with a state requirement to admit homeless people who abuse alcohol and drugs.

04/16/2015

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